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Floral Escape Silk Scarf Hand Painted Floral Escape Silk Scarf Hand Painted
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Product description: This hand-painted silk scarf features flowers of different colors and different shapes. Flowers are outlined with copper metallic liner and it gives the gorgeous copper sparks to the design! The particular silk painting technique which I used to hand paint this silk scarf is called the SERTI technique. It is the silk painting technique where designs are formed with gutta which is applied to silk. Once the gutta has dried, it acts as a barrier for the dye or paint—keeping the color within the outlined areas of the design. Scarf will be gift wrapped in reusable fabric pouch!
 
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$95.00 USD

Floral Escape Silk Scarf Hand Painted

by Irina Dorofeeva

  • Shipping: $5.00
  • Product ID#: 201483
  • Dimensions: 11" width x60" height x0" depth
  • Materials: Silk, Precious Metal, Metal, Silk, Other Materials
  • Colors: Blue, Brown, Green, Pink, Purple, Red, Yellow

Artwork Description: This hand-painted silk scarf features flowers of different colors and different shapes.

Flowers are outlined with copper metallic liner and it gives the gorgeous copper sparks to the design!

The particular silk painting technique which I used to hand paint this silk scarf is called the SERTI technique. It is the silk painting technique where designs are formed with gutta which is applied to silk. Once the gutta has dried, it acts as a barrier for the dye or paint—keeping the color within the outlined areas of the design.

Scarf will be gift wrapped in reusable fabric pouch!

Irina Dorofeeva is a silk artist living in South Bend, IN. She creates unique collections of silk paintings and silk scarves hand painted with different themes and motives. The silk painting technique she uses is called SERTI. In SERTI (French for "fence" or "enclosing") technique, designs are formed with gutta or resist liner and then subsequently filled in with silk dyes or paints. Irina studied this technique in Russia, the country which is known for cultivating the SERTI technique over centuries. Outside of Russia SERTI became popular in Western Europe, particularly in...read more